User: Guest  Login
Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Kreutzer, Kilian; Storck, Katharina; Weitz, Jochen 
Title:
Current evidence regarding prophylactic antibiotics in head and neck and maxillofacial surgery. 
Abstract:
Antibiotic prophylaxis is commonly used to decrease the rate of infections in head and neck surgery. The aim of this paper is to present the available evidence regarding the application of antibiotic prophylaxis in surgical procedures of the head and neck region in healthy patients. A systemic literature review based on Medline and Embase databases was performed. All reviews and meta-analyses based on RCTs in English from 2000 to 2013 were included. Eight out of 532 studies fulfilled all require...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Biomed Res Int 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
2014 
Pages contribution:
879437 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
2314-6133 
TUM Institution:
Hals-, Nasen-, Ohrenklinik und Poliklinik